Dr. Fan specializes in the following:

  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Shoulder, Hip, Knee Injuries and Conditions
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Regenerative Medicine

  4.6 out of 5

  • Unfortunately, I have been to Hope numerous times for procedures, surgery, and therapy. They have an uncanny knack of making an unpleasant situation pleasant. Dr. Fan and Dr. Knight are both very good surgeons. PA's Tommy and Nicole are great and both very good at steroid injections when necessary. And Tom and Nick in the PT Department are quite good,... read more - Gary M. - 3/16/2021 

  • Dr. Fan, along with all the other excellent Doctors and staff have always treated me like a human being, instead of a case file. Thumbs-up for Hope! 👍👍👍👍 - Randall M. - 2/02/2021 

  • Dr. Fan is a top notch surgeon and the Hope staff is exceptional. Accurate and efficient and concerned with the welfare of me as a patient and a person. Only place for me for any orthopedic treatments. - Daniel L. - 2/02/2021 

  • Love Dr. Fan as well as Hope Orthopedics. Hope is a very well organized, prompt, and timely with treatment. Dr.Fan always explains everything to me, shows me X-rays, answers my questions and doesn’t make assumptions. He wants all the facts before he can offer different avenues that can be taken. I am confident in his care. He is also very... read more - N.D. - 1/21/2021 

  • Excellent care! Surgery went quite well and recovery has been quicker than expected. New complete shoulder joint is transformative. Right shoulder was replaced early July 2020, with such positive results that I was eager to get the left one done as well. The second surgery was done the end of November. I am very grateful that Dr. Fan was able... read more - Roy W. - 12/17/2020 

Dr. Robert Fan is a board-certified Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in arthroscopic surgery, sports medicine, and shoulder and knee conditions. He completed his orthopedic surgery residency at New Jersey Medical School and his fellowship at The Sports Clinic at the University of California-Irvine. Dr. Fan treats all orthopedic injuries, but specializes in arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, hip, and knee. In his time away from the office,
Dr. Fan enjoys coaching and playing lacrosse, spending time with his family, and the outdoors.


  • Undergraduate: Cornell University, College of Arts & Science
  • Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine

Graduate Medical Education

  • Internship: UMDNJ, New Jersey Medical School
  • Residency: UMDNJ, New Jersey Medical School
  • Fellowship: The Sports Clinic, University of California Irvine

Board Certification

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Professional Society Memberships

  • National Board of Medical Examiners
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Orthopedic Trauma Association



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